Football

South Kitsap, head football coach part ways

Cory Vartanian was winless in two years as the Wolves’ football coach

 

Teanna Lathum played multiple positions for her playoff-qualifying team. She was named a second-team All-SPSL forward. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

South Kitsap athletes win all-league honors

Ten South Kitsap fall prep athletes were honored by the 4A South Puget Sound League with spots on the all-league list. Leading the way was… Continue reading

 

North Kitsap running back Isaiah Kahana is the 2A Olympic League offensive MVP. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Isaiah Kahana, McCoy Retome, Hunter Wallis nab league MVP honors

All-league teams for the Olympic League and South Sound Conference have been announced.

 

Klahowya quarterback John Hartford now holds the school records for passing yardage (1,809) and touchdowns (19). (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya finishes the season with loss to Zillah at state

The Eagles finished 7-3 and made the state tournament for the second time in school history

Klahowya quarterback John Hartford now holds the school records for passing yardage (1,809) and touchdowns (19). (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Blake Wetzsteon hauls in a pass from Andrew Blackmore during North Kitsap’s 24-21 loss to Fife in the first round of the 2A state tournament. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Blake Wetzsteon hauls in a pass from Andrew Blackmore during North Kitsap’s 24-21 loss to Fife in the first round of the 2A state tournament. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
The Vikings are off to the 2A state tournament. They will play Fife in the first round. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Week 10 Football Roundup: North Kitsap, Klahowya advance to state

North Kitsap 33, River Ridge 22 Isaiah Kahana and Blake Wetzsteon led the charge to erase a 22-12 halftime deficit to send the Vikings on… Continue reading

The Vikings are off to the 2A state tournament. They will play Fife in the first round. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Isaiah Kahana breaks free for a 32-yard run in the first half against River Ridge. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Isaiah Kahana breaks free for a 32-yard run in the first half against River Ridge. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Clayton Williams rushes to the edge during his team’s 60-19 win over Olympic. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Clayton Williams leads North Kitsap past Olympic, 60-19

The senior back rushed for 211 yards and three touchdowns

Clayton Williams rushes to the edge during his team’s 60-19 win over Olympic. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Hunter Wallis looks for a hole in the Cascade Christian defense in Thursday night’s 44-28 loss. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya undone by Cascade Christian quarterback

Eagles still have a shot at playing in the state tournament.

Hunter Wallis looks for a hole in the Cascade Christian defense in Thursday night’s 44-28 loss. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap’s Isaiah Kahana fends off the defense of Port Angeles’ Nolan Hughes in the second quarter on Friday at Port Angeles Civic Field. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
North Kitsap’s Isaiah Kahana fends off the defense of Port Angeles’ Nolan Hughes in the second quarter on Friday at Port Angeles Civic Field. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
Olympic’s Clayton Talarico tries to break free from Bremerton’s Hector Infante early in the Trojans’ 34-27 win. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Olympic slips past Bremerton on White’s late touchdown

The Trojans are in the driver’s seat now for a postseason berth

Olympic’s Clayton Talarico tries to break free from Bremerton’s Hector Infante early in the Trojans’ 34-27 win. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Central Kitsap’s Joshua Willis crashes into the end zone against North Thurston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Central Kitsap’s Joshua Willis crashes into the end zone against North Thurston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Hunter Wallis scored four touchdowns for Klahowya in a 44-20 win over Charles Wright Academy. Wallis rushed for 109 yards and three scores and returned an interception for a touchdown. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya picks up fourth consecutive win, 44-20, over Charles Wright Academy

EAST BREMERTON — The Eagles started well, finished well and a struggled a little in between, but the end result was a third consecutive Nisqually… Continue reading

Hunter Wallis scored four touchdowns for Klahowya in a 44-20 win over Charles Wright Academy. Wallis rushed for 109 yards and three scores and returned an interception for a touchdown. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Alex Refilong had 196 yards and two touchdowns on 22 carries. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Central Kitsap continues march towards playoffs with 46-6 win over North Thurston

EAST BREMERTON — No mistakes, no letdowns. Central Kitsap took the field against North Thurston on Thursday night and took care of business. In what… Continue reading

Alex Refilong had 196 yards and two touchdowns on 22 carries. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Elijah McGee leads his team into a big Week 7 game against North Thurston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Elijah McGee leads his team into a big Week 7 game against North Thurston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya quarterback John Hartford threw for a school-record five touchdown passes against Vashon Island. He is currently 636 yards away from Klahowya’s single-season passing record of 1,558 yards. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya quarterback John Hartford threw for a school-record five touchdown passes against Vashon Island. He is currently 636 yards away from Klahowya’s single-season passing record of 1,558 yards. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Olympic stymied by Sequim in the second half

EAST BREMERTON — The Trojans led at halftime, but a bizarre sequence allowed Sequim to grab the momentum and put itself in the driver’s seat… Continue reading